Swamp Thing No. 5 – Italian

Swamp Thing No. 5 Italian (1999)
This Italian edition features issues 36-39 of Swamp Thing, series two. The book was released a year after the Essential Vertigo run and has a similar layout, as you can see.
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The cover folds out to reveal all four Swamp Thing covers. I’m not sure why Calm Waters (translated) is on the front cover, seeing that ST #37 Growth Patterns is being represented. The rest of the covers are properly labeled and are not translated to Italian. The covers also appear to be re-colored.
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ST #37 Growth Patterns               ST #36 The Nukeface Papers – Part Two

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ST #38 Still Waters              ST #39 Fish Story

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The cutest Swampling, in Italian
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The interior is b/w. I enjoy seeing the details when the pages aren’t colored.
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